HURLING

Can this Tipperary senior hurling team upset Cork at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday?

Brian McDonnell

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Can this Tipperary senior hurling team upset Cork at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday?

Tipperary senior hurling manager Liam Sheedy pictured with players Séamus Callanan and Noel McGrath

The Tipperary team face a massive challenge against Cork in the opening round of the Munster Senior Hurling Championship on Sunday, May 12 (throw-in 4pm) at Páirc Uí Chaoimh and manager Liam Sheedy has named the following team to face the Rebels.

The Tipperary team reads as follows:

1. Brian Hogan (Lorrha-Dorrha)
2. Cathal Barrett (Holycross-Ballycahill)
3. James Barry (Upperchurch-Drombane)
4. Seán O’Brien (Newport)
5. Brendan Maher (Borris-Ileigh)
6. Ronan Maher (Thurles Sarsfields)
7. Padraic Maher (Thurles Sarsfields)
8. Noel McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney)
9. Michael Breen (Ballina)
10. Niall O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonagh’s)
11. Séamus Callanan (Drom & Inch, captain)
12. Patrick Maher (Lorrha-Dorrha)
13. John O’Dwyer (Killenaule)
14. Jason Forde (Silvermines)
15. John McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney)

Subs:

16. Paul Maher (Moyne-Templetuohy)
17. Ger Browne (Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams)
18. Robert Byrne (Portroe)
19. Willie Connors (Kiladangan)
20. Cian Darcy (Kilruane MacDonagh’s)
21. Alan Flynn (Kiladangan)
22. Barry Heffernan (Nenagh Éire Óg)
23. Mark Kehoe (Kilsheelan-Kilcash)
24. Donagh Maher (Burgess)
25. Dan McCormack (Borris-Ileigh)
26. Jake Morris (Nenagh Éire Óg)

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